Tips

  • To Accept or Not to Accept: Big Job Offer Questions to Consider

    Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:34am -- ampalm

    Deciding to accept a job offer is a big deal, so you’ll want to make sure there are no big surprises when you sign on. Especially if you’ve gone through several rounds of interviews and/or back and forth negotiations, you’ll want to have a clear picture of what your future at the company will look like.

    See the attachment for helpful hints with this!

  • The Perfect Elevator Speech

    Wed, 09/21/2016 - 9:53am -- ampalm

    Putting together a great 30-second summary of who you are and what you have to offer in the career world is an essential tool that anyone, whether they are actively seeking a job or not, should have in their toolkit. Elevator speeches are so named because they are short speeches that take advantage of opportunities that unexpectedly present themselves during our everyday lives, such as a short ride on an elevator with the company CEO.

  • Tips for Using LinkedIn

    Tue, 02/23/2016 - 2:18pm -- ampalm

    Most of you are probably aware of the existence of LinkedIn (the world's largest professional social network), and many of you probably have a profile and use LinkedIn (if you don't, I'd highly recommend that you start). Not only can you connect with other people in your field through your profile, but it is also a powerful job search engine. But, with so many people using LinkedIn, you need to be able to make your profile stand out. How do you do that?

  • Time Management Tips

    Wed, 02/17/2016 - 1:50pm -- ampalm

    In this era of downsizing and the quest for efficiency, businesses of all sizes are asking employees to take on extra tasks to boost productivity. Has your job turned into one of those “stretch jobs”? If so, you may be looking for a better way to get more done in less time, reduce stress and stop burning the midnight oil. While you can’t create more hours in your day, you can learn how to use them wisely.

    Read more in the attachment!

  • Business Etiquette 101

    Tue, 02/09/2016 - 1:25pm -- ampalm

    For organizations and employees alike, recognizing the critical link between business protocol and profit is key to your
    success. Learn how to confidently interact with colleagues in ways that make you and your whole organization shine.
    Discover best practices on making proper introductions; cubicle etiquette; “casual dress” rules; handshake protocol;
    guest etiquette; workplace behavior faux pas; business dining etiquette, office wedding invites and other co-worker